Diep Van Vu, 67, of Proctor, passed away at home with his family by his side on Friday July 17, 2020. He was born in Saigon on July 27, 1952 to Qui Van Vu and Tu Thi Nguyen. Diep left Vietnam for America on one of the last flights out before the fall of Saigon. He was a member of the South Vietnamese Air Force. Diep married Laura Lundquist on June 24, 1978 in Duluth, MN. He retired from Delta Airlines as an Aircraft Mechanic. He enjoyed cooking, eating, golfing, shopping, traveling, and time spent with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Ket Van Vu, and Ut Van Vu, and a sister Thanh Kim Vu.
He is survived by his wife Laura, son Tuan Anh Vu, daughters Diep (Hai Dao) Tran, Amy Kim Vu, and Michele Kim (Tim) Manns, grandchildren Hai Jr. and Kaylee Dao, Taye and Tairell Manns, siblings Loan Kim Vu, Hoang Van Vu, Lien Kim Vu, Nhan Kim Vu, and Thu Kim Vu, many nieces and nephews including Tram (Adam) Larson, and Duc Tran, and cousins, and friends.
Visitation will be held on Thursday July 23, 2020 from 5PM to 7PM in Williams-Lobermeier-Boettcher Funeral Home. Visitation continues on Friday July 24, 2020 from 10AM until the 11AM Funeral Service in the funeral home. Burial will be in Oneota Cemetery. Arrangements by Williams-Lobermeier-Boettcher Funeral Home. 3208 W. 3rd St., Duluth, MN 55806. 218-624-1059.
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